method cleanup

Documentation for method cleanup, assembled from the following types:

class IO::Path

From IO::Path

(IO::Path) method cleanup

Defined as:

method cleanup(IO::Path:D: --> IO::Path:D)

Returns a new path that is a canonical representation of the invocant path, cleaning up any extraneous path parts:

"foo/./././..////bar".IO.cleanup.say;      # OUTPUT: «"foo/../bar".IO␤»"foo/./././..////bar")
    .cleanup.say"foo\..\bar".IO;         # OUTPUT: «"foo\..\bar".IO␤» 

Note that no file system access is made. See also resolve.